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This depends on the buy/sell agreement. If the agreement establish that the seller takes the liability to pay the debts for the business, then will not be transferred. But in other hand the business is sold with all liabilities (debts), then the buyer that acquire the business will be liable to the debt. Is good to establish the assets and liabilities that will go with the buy/sell agreement.

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Q: If you sell a business does the business debt transfer?
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